Fantasy Island (1998–1999)

TV Series  -   -  Drama | Fantasy
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 348 users  
Reviews: 24 user | 1 critic

In this revival of the popular 1970s television series, Mr. Roarke and his three assistants run a tropical paradise where guests come in to have their wildest dreams and fantasies come true.

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 24 Apr 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 11 Jul 2011
 
a list of 27 titles
created 13 May 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 20 Dec 2012
 
a list of 45 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Fantasy Island" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Fantasy Island (1998–1999)

Fantasy Island (1998–1999) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Fantasy Island.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1999   1998  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Heartless (TV Movie 1997)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A shy young woman receives a heart transplant and undergoes a personality change that may be connected to the murdered donor.

Director: Judith Vogelsang
Stars: Mädchen Amick, David Packer, Tom Schanley
The Hunted (TV Movie 1998)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Insurance investigator Samantha Clark goes deep into a Pacific Northwest forest to retrieve $12 million from a crashed airplane. While there she meets a mysterious mountain man who claims ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Cooper
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Mädchen Amick, Hannes Jaenicke
Picket Fences (1992–1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An aging sheriff tries to keep the peace in a small town plagued by bizarre and violent crimes.

Stars: Kathy Baker, Tom Skerritt, Lauren Holly
French Exit (1995)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

This movie attempts a persiflage on the Hollywood film industry, depicting two young authors, struggling on their way to their first successful screenplay: Right from the beginning - when ... See full summary »

Director: Daphna Kastner
Stars: Mädchen Amick, Jonathan Silverman, Molly Hagan
Bombshell (1997)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Characters in a bio technological firm utilize nanotechnology (miniature, smart robots) to control others for their own good.

Director: Paul Wynne
Stars: Henry Thomas, Mädchen Amick, Frank Whaley
Twist of Fate (1996)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A beautiful attorney's hunt for a serial killer is frustrated by his accomplice's twisted scheme to keep the killer free at all costs. Now, she must set a trap to catch them-if they don't get to her first.

Director: Max Fischer
Stars: Mädchen Amick, Don Jordan, Chris Mulkey
Lies and Deception (TV Movie 2005)
Thriller | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Director: Louis Bélanger
Stars: Mädchen Amick, Andrew W. Walker, Joseph Kell
Comedy

A feature adaptation of the popular '70s TV show about a magical island resort

Fantasy Island (TV Movie 2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Sean Travis
Stars: Eric Soden, Kimberly Atkinson, Mike Faiola
C.P.W. (1995–1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Ambitious New Yorkers maneuver against each other as they pursue their passion for money, sex, and power.

Stars: Mädchen Amick, Lauren Hutton, Justin Lazard
The Courtyard (TV Movie 1995)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Architect Jonathan moves into an LA courtyard apartment complex, then one of his neighbors is murdered by mistake.. Jonathan was the intended victim.

Director: Fred Walton
Stars: Andrew McCarthy, Mädchen Amick, Cheech Marin
For the Very First Time (TV Movie 1991)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A teen-aged Catholic girl carries on a secret relationship.

Director: Michael Zinberg
Stars: Corin Nemec, Cheryl Pollak, Mädchen Amick
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Mr. Roarke (13 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Ariel (13 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Harry (13 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Fisher (13 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 'Hotel employee' Pilot (13 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Cal (11 episodes, 1998-1999)
Tracy R. Bautista ...
 Hotel employee (9 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Clia (7 episodes, 1998)
Edit

Storyline

In this revival of the popular 1970s television series, Mr. Roarke and his three assistants run a tropical paradise where guests come in to have their wildest dreams and fantasies come true. Written by Phil Fernando

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on tv series | island

Taglines:

Careful what you wish for. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Fantasy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 September 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La isla de la fantasía  »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Lenny Venito turned down the role of Cal. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Roarke: Now it's time for my fantasy!
See more »

Connections

Follows Fantasy Island (1977) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Surprisingly better than the original
23 August 2001 | by (Orlando, FL) – See all my reviews

This is one of those shows I never watched in the first run because of the association with the original. Sure, I sometimes was amused at the original but in the late 90's that kind of show held little appeal for me to actually carve out yet another hour in my schedule for it. So I found myself saying "oh, no, not another remake". (I also recalled how pitiful most remakes were).

I have seen some of the reruns on SciFi and realize this show was far superior to the original. Somewhere along the way the original was made less edgy and far more silly. Apparently this newer incarnation was closer to the original concept.

Seeing it I realize why it was cancelled. Most TV is geared towards the lowest common denominator. Ahh, well. At least we have a few reruns to enjoy.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
How to watch this show? amanda_mauno
'Estrogen' pics k_rothacher
New New Fantasy Island (2002)? ffabioo
New FI on DVD? Mlle_Bienvenu
Episodes nagnar_88
Siliva Sindey - how many episdoes? PeterBradford
Discuss Fantasy Island (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?